Friday at 3 on A Juneau Afternoon, Pat Moore hosts.
We’ll talk with Julie Hamilton, UAS Professor, recent winner of a prestigious professorship;
Glacier Bay biologist Tania Lewis will offer a preview of tonight’s Friday Fireside Lecture at the Mendenhall Glacier Visitor Center, about how glaciers impact bears in SE Alaska;
We’ll learn about the upcoming Garden Conference with Garden Club President, Molly Hodges and Juneau peony farmer Brad Fluetch;
And we’ll get a preview of this weekend’s presentation for the Juneau Unitarian Universalist Fellowship about John Coltrane’s musical & spiritual journey as lay leader Pat McLear and musician Robert Cohen join us
That, Writer’s Almanac, Bird Note, music and more, today at 3 on KTOO-NEWS.
- By the end of the century, researchers predict climate change could displace millions of people across the country. As policymakers start to grapple with that reality, there's a specific phrase making the rounds: "managed retreat."
- The U.S. Coast Guard has cleaned up controversial graffiti that was found spray-painted on a World War II bunker in Unalaska last month.
- The Haines Borough Assembly sought a new direction Tuesday night over stability in its choice for the borough’s top municipal job. One of two finalists, Debra Schnabel was selected as Haines’ new borough manager, pending contract negotiations. Both candidates were local.
- Efforts by Alaska Gov. Bill Walker to try and force legislators to consider his appointments to boards, commissions and key administration posts were rebuffed Thursday in a joint session.